Smith, Dave

Smith, Dave,

1942–, American poet, b. Portsmouth, Va. His early poetry established him as a sensitive observer of human behavior. His verse is often rooted in his native South and has been praised for its formal elegance. His major collections include Cumberland Station (1976), Goshawk, Antelope (1979), The Roadhouse Voices (1985), Cuba Night (1989), Fate's Kite: Poems, 1991–1995 (1995), The Wick of Memory: New and Selected Poems, 1970–2000 (2000), and Little Boats, Unsalvaged: Poems, 1992–2004 (2005). He has also written the novel Onliness (1981) and has edited several poetry anthologies.


See study ed. by B. Weigl (1982).

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Afternoon session: Geoff Boulton v Ben Holbrook, Ant Bracken v Robin Turscanyi, Jason Cornes v Tommy Johnstone, Mike Leach v Dave Bradford, Terry Glover v Barry Vinden, Andy Spragg v Greg Smith, Dave Watters v Adam Jackson, Roger Crowther v Maurice Sweetman, Tommy King v Mike Riley, Matt Gilmore v Jimmy Derby, Stephen Edwards (jnr) v Roy Moxham, Gary Owen v Dave McDermott, Gareth Hughes v Lee Fletcher, Steve Morrey v Liam Griffin, Duncan Reeves v Phil Lee, Darren Edmondson v Kez Smith.
MICHIGAN--Rhonda DeLong, Eastern Michigan University, Keri Fitzpatrick, Yvonne Gorton, Kevin Hughes, Steven Smith, Dave Wells
Hot Cross Drums Hare & Hounds Tonight - PS5 Drumbounce and Dubstretch Fitness present a Drum & Bass Party that will include sets from DJs Mark Smallman, Vespasian Smith, Dave Bateman and Daniel Kuda Pearce.
The side of Eddie Smith, Dave Robson, Geoff Salter and Karen Henry made the long journey to Harlow in Essex worthwhile by winning 8-2 against Norfolk and Essex seconds and running out 9-1 winners against Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire.
New Legacy Vinyl Collectibles include Releases by Aaliyah, Bessie Smith, Dave Matthews Band, Elvis Presley, Jimi Hendrix, Joe Satriani, The Kinks, Miles Davis, OutKast, Wham
Club AM-AM: 1 Matt Wright, James Marklew, Glyn Taylor & Chris Gibb 125,2 Chris Ryan, Steve Smith, Dave Marlow & Jordon Ryan 126, 3 Phil Brown, John Brennan, Dave McLean & Bob Grimley 126,4 Ian Searle, Tom Savage, Les Allen & Mark Swaffield 128.
Ryan Edwards (2), Tom Ashcroft and Andy Noonan were on the mark for Riley's FC as they won 4-2 at Cavendish (Victor Thurgill 2) and AFC Claughton stayed in the promotion mix thanks to a 3-2 victory over Pollards Inn with Si Smith, Dave Jones and Andy Byrne on target.
Back row left to right: unknown, Joe Greirson, Mick O'Brien, Gordon Sheffield, Les Fysh, Ian Oatway, unknown first name Smith, Dave Oliver, Joe unknown surname and Colin Hatton.
Veteran Tony Sparks and Sam Jackson are both unavailable and with Aussie pro Tim Buszard cracking yet another half century at Leigh, and top order trio Alex Smith, Dave Kennedy and Michael Barnes running into form, the Hall's prospects look more promising.
BAD TEACHER (15, 92 MINS) Starring: Cameron Diaz, Jason Segel, Justin Timberlake, Lucy Punch, John Michael Higgins, Phyllis Smith, Dave 'Gruber' Allen [bar] NE inspirational man or woman can make a difference.
Melissa Page, Jonathan Banks, Ian Dove QC, David Brammer Jo Bozdoganti, Richard Jewkes, Charlotte Jones, Helen Yorke Loredana Faraon, Chris Smith, Dave Jackson, Frieda Thomas Emma Knight, Gurminder Sehint, Suki Bansi Will Buckingham, Mohammed Maqsood, Karen Townsend Lindsay Johnson, Colin Davis, Kevin Roberts Richard Ford, David Brammer, Rachel Starmer